Podcast: Netherlands gay resistance during WW2

In this podcast, Jean-Philippe Restoueix discusses the impact of a 27 March Paris conference on being gay and lesbian in wartime Europe, during which contributors outlined gay resitance to the Nazis in the Netherlands.

International conference: Minority protection at a crossroads

Tomorrow, an expert conference opens in Finland to discuss the future of minorities rights protection in Europe.

Ukraine: International Advisory Panel set to present Maidan investigations report

The report will be presented at a press conference in Kyiv on Tuesday 31 March, by three members of the IAP – Sir Nicolas Bratza, Chair and former President of the European Court of Human Rights, Volodymyr Butkevych, former Judge of the European Court of Human Rights and Oleg Anpilogov, a former prosecutor in Ukraine.

Video: Treatment of LGBT people during World War Two

In this video, Jean-Philippe Restoueix looks forward to today’s expert conference at the Sorbonne University in Paris, which examines the treatment of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people during World War Two.

George Soros and the Council of Europe reach agreement on new European Roma Institute

Billionaire financier and philanthropist George Soros and the Council of Europe are to help set up a new European Roma Institute, it has been announced.